Mazda 3 Maintenance Costs

A Mazda 3 will cost about $5,409 for maintenance and repairs during its first 10 years of service.

This beats the industry average for popular sedan models by $1,430. There is also a 16.22% chance that a 3 will require a major repair during that time. This is 5.28% better than similar vehicles in this segment. The chart below illustrates how these costs and repair probabilities will increase over time.

Probability of a Major Vehicle Repair (%)
Est Annual Maintenance/Repair Costs ($)

Mazda 3 Maintenance Costs

Year Major Repair Probability Annual Costs
1 1.67% $186
2 2.78% $217
3 3.11% $267
4 5.50% $348
5 7.88% $414
6 8.86% $519
7 9.56% $732
8 12.35% $817
9 13.65% $896
10 16.22% $1,013
11 25.12% $1,028
12 31.25% $1,153

Mazda 3 Maintenance Schedule

Mileage Recommended Maintenance
7,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
15,000 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
22,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
25,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter
30,000 Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors
37,500 Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Trunk
45,000 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
50,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter
52,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
60,000 Rotate Tires, Cooling System Flush, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors
67,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
75,000 Replace Air Filter, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement
82,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
90,000 Rotate Tires, Cooling System Flush, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors
97,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
100,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter
105,000 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
112,500 Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Trunk
120,000 Rotate Tires, Cooling System Flush, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors
125,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter
127,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
135,000 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
142,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
150,000 Replace Air Filter, Rotate Tires, Cooling System Flush, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Valve Clearance Adjustment

What About Mazda 3 Insurance Costs?

The average cost to insure a Mazda 3 is about $1,416 per year. This adds up to around $7,080 after 5 years of vehicle ownership. Unlike regular maintenance, this expense can often be lowered by shopping around for lower insurance premiums. Comparing quotes will ensure that you are not overpaying if you already own a Mazda 3. Or, if you are just researching, then it would be money-wise to know this cost before buying. Try our Competitive Quote Tool or the form below to get free quotes. Advertising Disclosure

Mazda 3 Maintenance Rankings

Maintenance Rankings

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Other Mazda 3 Costs of Ownership

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